HBR’s What Happens When Your Career Becomes Your Identity?

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Is Your Career your identity? What happens when your career becomes your identity? This Happens to so many of us? Here are 3 of the Questions HBR’s contributor Janna Koretz suggest asking yourself. 1. How do you think about your job outside the office? 2. How do you describe yourself? How much of this description is tied to your job,… Continue reading HBR’s What Happens When Your Career Becomes Your Identity?

The 25 Challenges Of Writing…

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Writing is a joy. Being a first time publisher is exhilarating! But what’s difficult is some parts of the writing journey. In a Public forum authors were asked what was the hardest part of writing. Many eagerly chimed in with top issues such as marketing and editing. Here I share the top 25: The Hardest Part Of Writing Marketing Building… Continue reading The 25 Challenges Of Writing…

Busy Is Good…

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Busy is good. That’s my favorite response to entrepreneurs who express that they are busy. You see, we have all been there when there is nothing to do. No job. No contract. No financial inflow. What frequently follows is sadness, apathy, boredom, inability to meet financial obligations and the list goes on. For sure that ain’t good for our mental… Continue reading Busy Is Good…

Why People Accept Jobs: 9 Reasons…

Is Your Organization Selling what employees want to buy? The question Gallup posed most certainly creates a pause for both the employer who is searching for top talent and the job hunter who comes with his or her own fair share of what they will or will not accept. 9 Reasons Employees Accept Job Offers Here are a few things that top talent seek in … Continue reading Why People Accept Jobs: 9 Reasons…

What Does Success Mean To You?

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Get an education. Become a lawyer, doctor, get a cool career! Marry Prince/Princess Charming. Buy that nice big house. Have the perfect kids. These are some of the wishes that moms and dads often want for their children to Jolt them to success or to Restart. But I have always stressed that you should not let anyone define what success means… Continue reading What Does Success Mean To You?

Plan A Solo Day…

If you never go, you will never know Unknown Plan a Solo Day. Yep, a Getaway all by yourself. Unaccompanied. But be very careful though, you may become a solo convert. A Solo Getaway can be used for well needed Relaxation. A Writers retreat. To reflect on a major decision; to Plan or Strategize a Career Move or Entrepreneurship venture You may also like tips … Continue reading Plan A Solo Day…

10 Challenges Graduates Face And How To Overcome The Fear…

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All you need to know is that it’s possible ~Wolf I was asked to speak with students who were about to graduate and take the steps as they embark on their career. In my curiosity to find out how to deal with their needs, I followed up with the enquiry to ascertain the major challenges they face as I spoke… Continue reading 10 Challenges Graduates Face And How To Overcome The Fear…

If Your Life Was A Book What Would The Title Be?…

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This Question was posed by Think & Grow Prosper. It sparked my interest so I decided to read a synopsis of the over 4K Visceral responses. Some Synchronized, some humorous, while others left readers in deep thought. Here I share: No Apologies I don’t know God’s Journey Nope,Wrong Book Sunshine Dreamer Fate of Tragedies Where’s the Donut? Burnt Desires with… Continue reading If Your Life Was A Book What Would The Title Be?…

When Everything Stops…

Life ends when you stop dreaming, hope ends when you stop believing and love ends when you stop caring Unknown When everything stops, or should I say…when everything should stop. More than a decade ago I lost my grandmother-the matriarch of our family. Cancer had returned in her three score and ten years. It didn’t stop her from being who she was…the be-all-and-end-all of our … Continue reading When Everything Stops…

A Time Of Fearlessness…

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ You must do the thing you think you cannot do. Eleanor Roosevelt Kara Barnett’s TEDx talk was intriguing. She spoke about combating the … Continue reading A Time Of Fearlessness…

Entrepreneurs Speak…

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What’s the Biggest Lesson Learnt in the Last 12 months? The question was asked of entrepreneurs and business owners. What is your biggest lesson learnt in the past 12 months? More than 1,300 individuals replied. I’ll share excerpts. You’ve gotta push beyond your comfort zone Just do it. Don’t think too much, and don’t let your fear overcome you and stop… Continue reading Entrepreneurs Speak…